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IMAGINE Seminar - November 2008Energy Cities is the European Association of local authorities in energy transition

From 2013 to 2015, Energy Cities is under the Presidency of the City of Heidelberg (DE) with a Board of Directors of 11 European cities.

The association created in 1990 represents now more than 1,000 towns and cities in 30 countries.

Energy Cities’ premises are located in Brussels (BE) and Besançon (FR).

Main objectives

  • To strengthen your role and skills in the field of sustainable energy.
  • To represent your interests and influence the policies and proposals made by European Union institutions in the fields of energy, environmental protection and urban policy.
  • To develop and promote your initiatives through exchange of experiences, the transfer of know-how and the implementation of joint projects.

Proposals for the Energy Transition of Cities and Towns


In 2012, Energy Cities initiated a process aimed at making and debating proposals for accelerating the energy transition of European cities and towns. These proposals are based on innovative approaches, new ideas and groundbreaking practices. They provide practical answers and link today’s action to the long-term vision of a low energy city with a high quality of life for all.
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A sharper, 3D vision of our energy future


Energy Cities’ political 3D vision allows for both a wide-viewing angle and a high precision look at the energy future. Three components that will bring the change:

  • Divest
  • Democratise
  • Devolve

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    Partnerships

Energy Cities is an official member of the
Coalition for energy savings.
Energy Cities is an official member of the
Heat Coalition, a platform gathering 11 European associations with a stake in the heating and cooling sector.
Energy Cities is an official partner of the
Renovate Europe Campaign.
Energy Cities is an associate member of
NetwercH2O, Network for Water in European Regions and Cities.
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WELCOME TO NEWEST MEMBERS:
France | Forest Belgium | Kronoberg - Region Sweden | Igoumenitsa Greece | Cajetina Serbia
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Events to come
Energy Cities’ Annual Conference
From 1 to 3 June

Webinaire "A l’action!" : Mettez de l’air dans votre PCET
Friday 10 June 10:00-11:30

Forum of the CoR Covenant Ambassadors: Toward the implementation of climate and energy objectives
Tuesday 14 June 13:00-15:00

Towards Energy Democracy - Local authorities and citizens in renewable energy and energy efficiency projects
Wednesday 15 June 09:00-10:30

Webinaire Cit’ergie / eea : Regards croisés France-Allemagne
Wednesday 15 June 10:00-11:30

Energy Union - What local leadership can tell us about energy transition
Wednesday 15 June 11:00-12:30

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